South Dakota State University
Ed has more than 40 years of experience in public accounting that includees business valuations, forensic and litigation services, auditing, and taxation. He has performed expert valuations for gift and estate purposes, purchase and sales analysis and negotiations, employee stock ownership plans, marital dissolution cases, dissenting and oppressed stockholder actions, eminent domain, and various other matters.
Ed’s forensic and litigation work has involved valuation matters, fraud investigations, analysis of claims for commercial and personal damages, professional malpractice, insurance disputes, trademark and patent infringement, reasonable compensation, marital dissolution, and matters involving partner and shareholder disputes.
He has also served as an expert witness in cases before the U.S. District Court, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, State District Courts in New Mexico and Montana, including service as a court-appointed (Rule 11-706) neutral expert in numerous cases, and the Bernalillo County Valuation Protests Board. He has appeared on behalf of clients in arbitration and mediation settings and he has served as a mediation facilitator in commercial disputes and marital dissolution cases.
In addition to being a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Ed holds the following certifications and designations:
Ed is also a member of the following professional associations: